9 of the Best Literary Halloween Costume Ideas for 2019

9 of the Best Literary Halloween Costume Ideas for 2019

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Halloween is approaching fast and the time is nigh for costume planning! It’s time for us nerds to shine. Let’s pull out all the stops and don the best for 2019! To hell with the zombies, sexy nurses, and my GOD if I see one more Harley Quinn I’ll…(no disrespect for Harley though, gotta love her!) You understand though. Let’s be original people! Here are the nine best Halloween costumes for 2019!     9. Nosferatu – Vic or Manx   images via Amc   There’s been a lot of people talking about the new show Nos4A2, a crime and …

Neil Gaiman Producing ‘Gormenghast’ Adaptation For Showtime

Neil Gaiman Producing ‘Gormenghast’ Adaptation For Showtime

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  Author Neil Gaiman has been involved in the adaptations of his own works, but now he will be joining the production team of an adaptation of someone else’s work.   Gaiman will join Akiva Goldsman and several others to bring The Gormenghast Series to life, with the show taking its title from the second book, Gormenghast. Originally a trilogy that later expanded after author Mervyn Peake’s death, it follows the inhabitants of Gormenghast castle, specifically the character Titus, who longs to know what life is like outside the walls of the castle.   Image Via Amazon   This type …

Netflix and Warner Bros. Near Deal for Neil Gaiman’s ‘Sandman’

Netflix and Warner Bros. Near Deal for Neil Gaiman’s ‘Sandman’

Neil Gaiman’s Sandman has been in talks to be adapted for years, and Netflix is nearing a deal to secure the rights from Warner Bros. TV and give us what we’ve all been waiting for! The story was originally published in a series of comics released by DC Comics’ imprint, Vertigo, and it is set to have Allan Heinberg as writer and showrunner. Heinberg recently worked on Wonder Woman, a widely successful DC Comics adaptation, which should bring hope to the many of us who have been waiting for Sandman to come to life. Gaiman will executive produce with David Goyer.   Sandman …

There’s a Petition for Netflix to Cancel ‘Good Omens’ – Which Isn’t on Netflix

There’s a Petition for Netflix to Cancel ‘Good Omens’ – Which Isn’t on Netflix

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Neil Gaiman’s Good Omens is a darkly comical television series based on the novel of the same name. It tells the story of an angel and a demon teaming up to prevent the apocalypse. The book was adapted into a six-part miniseries and was met with positive reviews upon release. However, not everyone has responded to the series so warmly, and some are going so far as to try and cancel it all together.     American Christian group Return To Order, a campaign centered around a book of the same name by John Horvat II, has started a petition …